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Descriptor English: Orientia
Descriptor Spanish: Orientia
Descriptor Orientia
Scope note: Género de bacterias gramnegativas intracelulares obligadas perteneciente a la familia RICKETTSIACEAE, filo PROTEOBACTERIA. Este género también incluye ORIENTIA TSUTSUGAMUSHI, una causa conocida de TIFUS POR ÁCAROS transmitido al ser humano por diversos ÁCAROS TROMBICÚLIDOS.
Descriptor Portuguese: Orientia
Descriptor French: Without translation
Tree number(s): B03.660.050.783.875.650.450
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D000084162
Scope note: A genus of intracellular, gram-negative obligate bacteria belonging to the family RICKETTSIACEAE and the phylum PROTEOBACTERIA. This genus also includes ORIENTIA TSUTSUGAMUSHI which is a known cause of SCRUB TYPHUS transmitted to humans by various TROMBICULID MITES.
Allowable Qualifiers: CH chemistry
CL classification
CY cytology
DE drug effects
EN enzymology
GD growth & development
GE genetics
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PH physiology
PY pathogenicity
RE radiation effects
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
Previous Indexing: Proteobacteria (1995-2020)
Public MeSH Note: 2021
History Note: 2021
DeCS ID: 59411
Unique ID: D000084162
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Date Established: 2021/01/01
Date of Entry: 2020/07/07
Revision Date: 2020/05/27
Orientia - Preferred
Concept UI M000681537
Scope note A genus of intracellular, gram-negative obligate bacteria belonging to the family RICKETTSIACEAE and the phylum PROTEOBACTERIA. This genus also includes ORIENTIA TSUTSUGAMUSHI which is a known cause of SCRUB TYPHUS transmitted to humans by various TROMBICULID MITES.
Preferred term Orientia



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